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The Referral Cover Letter:
The Referral Cover Letter is an extremely effective type of cover letter that springs from networking efforts. The referral letter uses a name-dropping tactic as early as possible in the letter to attract the reader’s attention and prompt an interview.
Cover Letter Extra:
In other parts of Quintessential Careers we emphasize the power of networking in uncovering job leads — and the referral letter is one key component of using networking to find your next job. Learn more by reading this article — which will open in a new window so you can keep your place in the tutorial: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Career Networking.
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